Reports Report 7723bc (Event 7723-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7723-2020
Observer
NameI M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressDuluth, MN
Latitude46° 49' 41.43'' N (46.83°)
Longitude 92° 2' 25.62'' W (-92.04°)
Elevation222.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-16 06:50 CST
UT Date & Time2020-12-16 12:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth98.13°
First azimuth88.33°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth103.75°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksApproximately 2 minutes after seeing the fire ball we heard a deep, single boom of indeterminate origin
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe initial flash was I think the meteor breaking up and was quite bright. The largest part of the brightness didn't continue traveling. It appeared as though a piece of the meteor broke off and continued in a dimmer, sparkling trail until it burned out.